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hung jury. the first trial of a cop in the death of freddie gray ends with no verdict. >> the family wants everyone to remain calm. also tonight, the sale on money is ending as the fed raises interest rates. vicious in vegas. >> he's a chaos candidate. and he'd be a chaos president. >> he has failed in this campaign. it's been a total disaster. and meet bei bei, the little giant. >> reporter: how often do people say to you, "i want your job?" >> i think everyone does all the time. this is the "cbs overnight news." the family of freddie gray called for calm in baltimore after the trial of officer william porter ended with a hung jury. porter is the first of six cops to be tried in the death of gray, who was severely injured
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gray's death in april led to riots in the streets. prosecutors today have not yet said whether they will try porter again. krisan cleave is in baltimore. >> reporter: baltimore sheriffs deputies took down a demonstrator outside the courthouse. it was a tense, but largely peaceful atmosphere after seven african-american and five white jurorsere unable to agree on y of the four chargegeagainst officer william porter,including second degree assault and involuntary manslaughter. demonstrator archie williams was outraged. what do you think this says about justice? >> i say i ilooks like ronald mcdonald. it's a real bad joke. >> reporter: freddie gray died from injuries suffered while riding in a police van. officer porter was present at five of the six stops the van made. porter did not buckle gray in, despite police department guidelines, and prosecutors alleged porter did not call for medical help. lawyer billy murphy represents the gray family. >> if the family's not angry, no
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think the family has a bigger stake in this than almost anybody else. >> reporter: city officials have vowed to avoid a repeat of last spring's violent protests. today, baltimore mayor stephanie rawlings-blake pleaded for calm. >> if we believe in justice, must have respect for the outcome of the judicial process. this is our american system of justice. >> when do we want it? >> now! >> reporter: demonstrators have gathered peacefully since this verdict came in. scott, the othth five officers charged have their hearings set for the new years. >> kris van cleave on the streets of baltimore tonight. kris, thank you. in another important story, we have rerehed a milestone in the recovery from the great recession. the federal reserve raised a key interest rate for the first time in years. wall street took that as a vote of confidence in the economy and the dow rose 224 points.
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>> reporter: the aftershocks from the financial crisis and the housing meltdown forced the fed to keep interest rates near zero for more than seven years, but today, janet yellen declared an end to the extraordinary era of easy money. >> the economic recovery has clearly come a long way, although it is not yet complete. >> reporter: it was back in december of 2008 that the fed slashed rates as low as they could go, the same month the economy was ofofcially declared in recession and bernie madoff was arrested in a billion-dollar ponzi scheme. by april of 2009, foreclosures had soared to their peak, more than 200,000 t tt month. and by october, unemployment was at 10%. but now monthly foreclosures are down 80% from that high, and seven years later, unemployment has been cut in half.. so the fed is raising rates a quarter of a point. >> and it reflects the committee's confidence that the
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strengthen. >> reportete future increases will be gradual, and the central bank made certain the markets saw this coming. >> this is the most telegraphed punch in the history of the world. >> reporter: max wf is chief economist t manhattan venture partners. >> that being said, though, it's still symbolic. it's still closed, the bookend of a period. this is the most stimulation monetary policy has ever given to o o economy, and hopefully we'll never need this much again. >> reporter: several major banks raised their prime rates immediately after the fed's move, and the cost of mortgages, car loans and credit cards could begin to rise. but it's good news for savers who will finally start to get higher returns on the money they've socked away. scott. >> a long hangover from the great recession. anthony, thanks very much. public schools in los angeles reopened today. they closed yesterday, abruptly, because of an e-mail terror threat that turned out to be a hoax. 640,000 students were shut out.
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threat, but dismissed it. today, the federal government revised its system for wning americans of terrorist threats. the department of homeland security issued its first bulletin today. it was a statement of what is already painfully clear. jeff pegues has more on this. >> reporter: today's bulletin says the country is in a new phase in the global threat environment. law enforcement is concerned about self-radicalized individuals who could strike with little or no notice. it also warned of threats against communities based on perceived religion, ethnicity, or nationality. the new bulletin alert was added because the other two categoriri, elevated and imminentntrequired detailed information and were never activated. bulletins like today's can be sent without a specific threat. homeland security secretary jeh johnson. >> what we are concerned about,
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copycat-like attacks, and those who are self-radicalized who may be inspired to commit terrorist attacks. and regrettably, w whave seen that in recent months and recent -- recent weeks. >> reporter: the massacre in san bernardino, california, two weeks ago was one such attack. so were the july 16 shootings that killed five people at two military locations in chattanooga, tennessee. today, for the first time, fbi director james comey, said the shooter, muhammad youssef abdulazeez, was also self-radicalized. >> there's no doubt that the chattanooga killer was inspired, motivated by foreign terrorist organization propaganda. we've investigated from thth beginning as a terrorist case. >> reporter: comey said before san bernardino shooter tashfeen malik came to the u.s., she only communicated about jihad using direct private messages and not publicly on social media. scott, that would have made it harder for immigration officials to see signs of her radicalization.
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now, because the fbi has determined that that chattanooga shooting jeff just mentioned was terrorism, the navy said today that four marines and a sailor who were killed and a marine who was wounded will all receive purple hearts. the "cbs overnight news" will be right back. almost sixty million americans are affected by mental illness.
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homeland security was the focus last night at the republican presidential debate las vegas. 18 million people watched it on tv, and major garrett was there. >> marco knows what he's saying isn't true. >> reporter: first-term senators marco rubio and ted cruz sparred over congress' decision toned the government's bulk collection and storage of phone records. rubio opposed ending the program, and cruz supported it. >> that tool we lostthe uetadata program, was a valuable tool that we no longer have at our disposal. >> the old program covered 20% to 30% of phone numbers to search for terrorists. the new program covers nearly 100%. thatives us greater ability to stop acts of terrorism and he knows that that's the case. >> i don't think national television in front of 15 million people is the place to discuss classified information.
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rising tensions between the two as they vie to challenge gop front-runner donald trump. today, cruz rebutted rubio's implication that he revealed classified information. >> what i said last night has be widely reported. it's been saturated in the public sphere. thisiss another example of the rubio campaign trying to spread misinformation. >> one of the most important things a president has to do is be able to handle both the role as the bully pulpit of the white house, but do so in a way that doesn't compromise our national security. >> reporter: after the debate, we asked trump how he would balance privacy and security. >> i have always come down on the side of security. to me it's the most important. >> reporter: even if it means doing something to encroach on the bill of rights? >> i hate it, i hate the concept of i but we're dealing with some very, very bad dudes. reporter: jeb bush h id trump's foreign policy proposals were not serious. >> he's a chaos candidate. and he'd be a chaos president. he wld not be the commander in chief we need to keep our country safe.
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accuse cruz of releasing classified information. he said he would leave that determation to the senate intelligence committee. scott, the committee said there was nothing to investigate. >> major garrett covering thth campaign. major, thanks. tonight, we have a rare look at the battlefield in syria, where u.s. special operations forces are now on the ground fightingngsis. the americans are supporting allied militias, including kurdish forces, that our charlie d'agata linked up with near the isis capital city. >> repororr: the thick fog meant the drive to the front line inside syria was slow. we were about 40 miles from raqqah, the headquarte of isis, but their fighters were just a few miles away and no onene wanted to make a wrong turn. past deserted villages, we finally reached their line of defense. it wasn't mumu. one of the soldiers looked like
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these are the syrian rebels the u.s. is training and equipping. until a few months ago, thisis whole area was controlled by isis. gloomy days like these are a nightmare for rebel forces guarding the front lines. isis militants use the fog as cover to launch sneak attacks. they can't see them coming until it's too late to stop them. the group leader told us u.s. warplanes can't see them, either. and while he said he was grateful for american support, he hadn't actually seen any of the u.s. special forces now on the ground. but commmmder lewland rojava had. we met h h at his base camp deep inside syria. what types of things are you discussing? "mainly coordination on the ground," he told us, "weapons and ammunition and who gets them, and they also wanted to see how successful we are in fighting isis on the ground." we also asked villagers what
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inside syria. "if they bring peace and stability" he said," they're welcome." when you found out u.s. troops were coming re, what did you think? 16-year-old omar told us he was simply h hpy. the commander told us, scott, once u.s. forces see for themselves what they're up against, they'll realize they need things like armored vehicles and heavy weapons, in addition to guns and ammunition. he also said, depending on how things go, maybe america will >> charlie d'agata with a report from america's new battlefield in syria. charlie, thank you. now the u.s. has also sent hundreds of troops to west africa, where islamic militants linkededo isis are terrorizing villages in a campaign of murder and kidnapping. the americans are there to support cameroon's army, and debora patta went along. >> reporter: cameroon's elite
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up for the day's patrol to the nigerian border. balaclavas provide scant relief against the choking dust. they're searching for boko haram, the extremist group that has aligned itself with isis and killed more than 20,000 in the past six years. border towns like kolofata have suffered a string of attacks by suicide bombers recently. boko haram fighters frequently hide weapons and ammunitions in villages. sniffer dogs look for explosives as soldiers go from hut to hut. the belief is boko haram could be in any of these homes and not even children are imne from secucuty checks because in the past few months, the suicide bombs in this area have all been delivered by children. the new face of war. but today, they find nothing. major r ltus kwene tells thehe village to be vigilant.
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miles from the border. and you've been attacked here at this base. >> we underwent a massive attack at this base. >> reporter: kwene told us since boko haram has pledged allegiance to isis, their tactics have changed. their bombs are more sophisticated and deployed with deadly frequency. >> when i see how horrible they can be, i think i will never, ever feel tired to fight against them. >> reporter: now cameroon is getting help from the u.s. military that is setting up its first drone base in africa. here, cameroon soldiers are learning how to use their r n drones for surveillance. the u.s. base won't be fully operational until next month.
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>> the united states forces is provididg intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance assets to the cameroon forces to take the lead, fight the local threat, and not only is it local, but it'grown to a global threat. >> reporter: the u.s. will have as many as 300 troops on the ground in cameroon by the time it's fully operational. they're also training the soldiers to prevent suicide attacks. it's critically important, scott, just 12 hours after we left kolofata, it was hit by a suicide bomber killing nine people. >> debora patta, remarkable reporting from the heart of africa. debora, thank you. an attempt to save coral reefs creates an underwater wasteland. and preserving movie classics the "cbs overnight news" will be let's get these dayquil l quid gels and go.o. but these liquid gels are new. mucinex fast max. it's the same difference. this one is max strength and fights mucus. mucinex fast max. the only cold and flu liquid gel that's max-strength and fights mucus.
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an attempt to save florida coral is wrecking the reef inead. apparently they didn't think through what sea water does to metal. here's barry petersen. >> reporter: they're off before dawn. diver thomas pennypacker is on a rescue mission off the coast of ft. lauderdada, saving a piece of florida's natural coral reef, from this, a massive 35-5-re
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it started as a way to get rid of tires plugging up landfills back in 1970. up to two milliotires bundled by metal clips were dumped here to create an artificial reef. the hope was that they would spur coral growth and attract fish, all good for the environment. really good idea? really bad outcome. the clips rusted away. the tires broke free. storms and constant ocean currents keep the tires moving, dragging across and damaging the fragile living reef nearby, says alex delgado, the dive coordinator. >> right now, it's just a wasteland. it's tires evevewhere. and now we need to correct it before it does additional damage. >> reporter: down below here is the priority zone, where they had as many as 30000 tires, but the tires have really upread throughout this area, all the way as far as the beaches of ft. lauderdale. >> how you doing down there?
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spot. >> reporter: surround by a seemingly endless mound of tires, pennypacker slings them onto lines to be hauled up by a crane. until he and his team fetch as many as 600 on a good day. it's a race agagnst time. pat quinn is the natural resources specialist for broward county. >> they won't break apart in our lifetime. >> reporter: so if yououon't get them out of therer they're just going to be there. >> forever. >> reporter: so far, florida state nding will bring the number of recovered tires to about 160,000. not enough, say experts, to protect a reef 7,000 years in the making. barry petersen, cbs news, off the coast of ft. lauderdale. still ahead, years after his
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setting records. see you on the other side, ray. >> nice working with you, dr.
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>> bill murray and dan aykroyd in "ghostbusters," one of 20 classic movies added today at the film registry at the lrary of congress, films preserved due to their cultural importance. the list includes "top gun," "l.a. confidential," and "the shawshank redemption" with tim robbins and morgan freeman. i guess it comes dodo to a simple choice, really. get busy living...or get busy dying. >> fans of michael jackson got busy buying his 1982 masterpiece. today, "thriller" became the first album to go platinum 30 times over. 30 million sold in the u.s., more than a million since jackson died in 2009. next, e new star at the national zoo. woman: what does it feel like when a woman is having a heart attack?
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severe shortness of breath. unexplained nausea. cold sweats. there's an unusual tiredness and fatigue. there's unfamiliar dizziness or light-headedness. unusual pain in your back, neck, jaw, one or both arms, even your upper stomach, are e gns you're having a heart attack. don't make excuses. make the call to 9-1-1 immediately. learn more at womenshealth.gov/heartattack. while i was on a combat patrolin baqubah, iraq, a rocketetropelled grenade took my arm off at the shoulder. i was discharged from the army, and i've been working with the wounded warrior project since 2007. warriors, yoy don't have to be severely wounded to be with ththwounded warrior project. we do have a lot of guys that have post-traumatic stress disorder. being able to share your story, i guess it kind of helps you wrap your mind around what did happen over there. my name is norbie, d yes, i do suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder,
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the new baby at the national zoo, a baby panda, made its public debut today, so we sent cub reporter chip reid for a look. >> reporter: getting introduced to the media at four months old is something usually reserved for royalty. well, that's exactly what bei bei is, the prince of cute. millions of panda lovers have watched him grow up on the national zoo's panda-cam, from birth when he was completely helpless to where he is today, which is just mostly helpless. doctors say he's in perfect health and give much of the credit to mom, who endlessly plays with him, carries him over rocks, slides him across the
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brandie smith is in charge of animal care at the zoo. >> right now, he is entirely dependent uponer, so he's not eating any solid food. she's nursing him. that's where he gets all of his nutrients. everything comes from mom right now. >> reporter: today mom, or may shong, spent much of her time outside, leaving bei bei in e media glare with his keeper, juan roddriguez, known to bei bei's adoring fans as the luckiest man in the world. do a lot of people tell you, "i want your job"? >eah, yeah. pretty much every day. being able to work with these guys, it just puts a smile on your face. i mean, you just can't get enough of it. >> reporter: the public will get to see bei bei in person starting next month. today, after most of the media throng left, may shong finally returned and those remaining were treated to this-- the soft embrace of a mother's love. chip reid, cbs news, washington. >> and that's the "overnight news" for this thursday. for some of you, the news continues. for others, check back with us
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morning news and, of course, "cbs this morning." from the broadcast center in new
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it's thursday, december captioning funded by cbs it's thursday, december 17th, 2015. this is the "cbs morning news." peaceful outrage in baltimore. demonstrators gather after a jury fails to reach a verdict in the trial of a policofficer charged in the death of freddie gray. a new e-mail controversy involving a member of president obama's cabinet. defense secretary ashton carter admits to using a personal e-mail address while doing pentagon business. the hunt is on for a texasas teen who killed four people in a drunk driving crash two years ago. authorities believe the 18-year-old who used his affluent background as a defense in the case might be on the run after potentially violating his
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and rock 'n' roll immortality. we will reveal the five new inductees into the rock 'n' roll hall of fame. good morning from the studioio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters here in new york. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. later today, in baltimore, prosecutors will consider a retrial of officic william porter, the first policeman tried in the death of freddie gray. after three days of deliberation, the jury couldn't reach a verdict and a mistrial was declared. gray's death spapaed violent protests but, overnight, baltimore wasostly calm. don champion is in baltimore. od morning, don. >> reporter: before the judge declared a mistrial, jurors in the case had already once told him they were deadlocked. in the hours that followed the decision, instead of rioting,
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unity on baltimore streets. the streets of baltimore were quiet overnight as dozens of demonstrators held hands and locked arms, calling for unity and peace. >> i love this place. very proud people. do you know what i mean? nothing breaks them. that's what we want to show you and by "them," i mean all of us. >> reporter: earlier in the day, tensions boiled over moments after a judge declared a mistrial in the case of officer william porter. >> we want our voices heard, we have to speak through actions. >> reporter: porter had faced manslaughter and other charges for failing to get medical help r freddie gray, who died in april after suffering a severe spinal cord injury while in police custody. after three days of deliberations, the jury emerged deadlocked on all accounts. >> we are confident there will be another trial with a different jury. we are calm. you should be calm too.
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sides are expected to return to court today to set a new trial date for officer porter, as city officials press for peace. >> very peaceful. a lot of unified people. people spread love and giving hugs. >> reporter: the mistrial is being viewed as a setback for the prosecution who had planned to use porter's testimony in the case against the five other officers. now after the mistrial, two people were arrested outside of the courthouse for disorderly conduct and one of them is a prominent community activist here in town. >> don champion in baltimore, thank you so much, don. the chicago police officer charged in thehooting death of laquan mcdonald has reportedly been indicted by a grand jury. officer jason van dyke was indicted on six counts of first-degree murder, aording to the "chicago tribune." mcdonald was shot 16 times as he was walking down the street
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today, mayor rahm emanuel meets with4federal officials investigating the case. president obama plans to meet tomorrow with the victims of the s s bernardino shootings. 14 people were killed and 21 others were wounded in the attack. the president will stop in california on his way to hawaii. the couple that carried out the attack, farook and malik, were buried tuesday. concerns about home-grown terrorism prompted and update of the u.s. terrorism alert. it includes a new bulletin tegory to better inform the public. it's been determined that san bernardino shooters embraced radicalism. the fbi says the couple began communicating online back in 2013 before they actually met, but they did not speak openly on social media about their plans. >> those communications are direct private messages. so far in this investigation, we have found no evidence of posting on social media by either of them at that period of
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their commitment to jihad or to martyrdom. >> it had previously been reported that malik spoke on social media, warnings had been missed during a visa background check. >nsa wiretapping following the attacks in california and paris. majority leader mitch mcconnell says the attacks have raced -- raised more questions about limited actions limiting the nsa's authority earlier this year. it limited government collection of phone records and requires a court order to search them. belgium's justice minister admits a law barring police from conducting overnight raids may have allowed one suspect in last month's paris attacks to escape. belgium police are barred from conducting raids between 9:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. a brother of one of the paris suicide bombers returned to brussels after the attack, but
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coming up on "cbs this morning," jeff pegues reports from fbi headquarters on the war against terrorism in the united states. last night, republican presidential candidate donald trump faced some tough questions from j jmy kimmel, particulalay on immigration and trump's comments about americans. that group includes kimmel's psych ig who came to the u.s. illegallll >> don't we want people who want to be here to badly they will risk everything to be in america and to be an american? aren't those the people that we want in this country? >> you know, it is true and we -- yeah. i have thousands of hispanics that have worked for me over the years,#worked for me and we have thousands in mexico all over the place. they are unbelievable people. what i'm saying is they have to come in through a legal process and they are going to come in and we want to have that. we talk about the wall and build the wall but we e e going to
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>> kimmel also questioned trump about his call to ban muslims from entering the u.s. millions of americans in the northwesand southeast face powerful storms. drenching rains threaten oregon and washington with new flooding. thunderstorms are forecast for parts of the deep south as well. south dakota is cleaning up from record breaking snowfall. some places got up to a foot, closing schools and giving kids the day off. this morning, texas authorities are looking for a fugitive teen and his mother. ethan couch gained national attention when his lawyer used a so-called affluenza defense during his trial for a deadly 2013 wreck. it appears to show couou drinking at a party in violation of his probation. our dallas affiliate ktvt reports. >> reporter: two years into a ten-year probation sentence, the justice systete canan find aaron couch. >> i hate to tell you so, but i
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on the case this morning. what they have turned up so far, he said indicates couch own whoever is with him had a long head-start. >> we al know the family has plenty of money and i think this was planned, and i believe that they planned to get away and i believe that they are going to run far and try to hide. i iust don't think -- i'll be happy to be wrong if he is hiding somewhere locally. >> reporter: the disappearance came after the appearance of a video this month that appeared to show couch at a party. >> it's not clear on its face e that the video, in and of itsese, is a violation of probation. >> reporter: dallas attorney nicole knox told us she defended clients before after social media posts appeared to be probation violations. prosecutors would have had to prove when the video was taken for it tbe trouble but no matter where couch is now, simply not being in contact with his probation ofofcer is a rious problem for hihifuture. >> it is, by far, the easiest way to comply but, at the same time, the easiest way to violate
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>> that was ktvtv jason allen reporting. couch killed four people in that 2013 crash. coming up. a passenger jet rolls off the taxiway in nashvivie. later, regulators put the brakes on fooling's driverless cars. this is the "cbs morng news." new theraflu expressmax.
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at the pentagon. the practice violates defense department rules. it continued even after the public revelation hillary clinton had used a personal e-ma as secretary of state. carter stopped after thehehite house found out. in a statement, carter admits it was a mistake. "usa today" reports on congress extending health benefits for 9/11 first responders as part of the new budgeteal. the zadroga act will provide health monitoring until 2090. ititunds the government through september. the "chicago tribune" reports on the suspension of a whton college professor for her views on islam. wheaton, a private evangelical chririian college, says thth suspension is because professor hawkins social media posts on the similarities of islam to christianity. she e ote that christians and muslims worship the same god and
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>> my actions were motivated by a desire to live out my faith, period. and live out my faith solidadaty with my neighbor who is a muslim.m. >> she recently began wearing the head scarf to show solidarity. still ahead. back on the market. popular hoverboards return t t amazon after safety concerns. details in "moneywatch." you give them a case of the giggles. tylenol cold helps relieve your wst cold & flu mptoms... you can give them everything you've got. tylenol stering irresistibly smooth. the lindor truffle ...from the lindt master chocolatiers. hard outer shell...smooth, luscious center.
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..forecast in some cities around the country. here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. target has stopped selling hohorboards after reportrtthat they catch fire. meanwhile, at costco, they are selling them as the george foreman grill on wheels. on the cbs "moneywatch" hover boards are back at at least one online retailer, and a self-driving cars. jill wagner is at the new york stock exchange with that and more. less than 24 hours after the federal reserve raised interest rates from its record low level, major banks announced they are raising interest rates on some consumer loans. the fed announced the first rate hike in nine years yesterday, up
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>> this action markets the end of an extraordinary seven-year period, during which the federal funds rate was held near zero to support the recovery of the economy from the worst financial crisis in recession since the great depression. >> interest rates on mortgages and car loans aren't expected to increase much in the near term, but other loans li credit cards and home equity will likely rise. stocks in asia got a rate in the interest rate hike. the fefes decision to raise e rates pushed stocks higher on wall street. the dow gained 224 points for the day. the s&p finished 29 points higher. the nasdaq added 75. california unveils a draft proposal on regulations governing se-driving cars and google is not happy. the carsrsust have a steering wheel wheel and a licensed driver ready to take over in case of an emergency. google's cars don't have a
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california wants an independent group to certify the cars are safe. google and others want manufacturers safety certifications. amazon is backn the hoverboard business. amazon is once again selling swagway hoverboards and warning others to destroy knockoffs. they had pulled the hoverboards because of safety concerns. faulty batteries caused them to explode or catch fire. as winter approaches, the fice thermostat is becoming a battleground. a new survey by career builder finds that nearly an equal number of employees find their work places too cold or too hot. the poll also finds 1 in 5 workers has had an argument with a colleague over the office temperature and nearly as many, 18%, say they have secretly adjusted the thermostat when no one is looking. can tell you, it is freezing here at the stock exchange and i don't know where the thermostat is so that is a problem. >> don't y wish you could tick
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i've had some heated exchanges over that very topic, pun intended in this case. jill wagner at the new york stock exchange, thanks a lot, jill. up next,ntroducing the 2016 rock 'n' roll hall of fame inductees from rock to rap. we will tell you who made it in., next, we will tell you who made it into the 2016 rock 'n' roll hall of fame. next, we will tell you who made it into the 2016 rock 'n' roll hall of fame.ctor right away and up the ante with antiviral tamiflu. prescription tamiflu is an antiviral that attacks the flu virus at its source and helps stop it from spreading in the body. tamiflu is fda approved to treat the flu in people two weeks of age and older whose flu symptoms started within the last two days. before taking tamiflu, tell your doctor if you're pregnant, nursing, have serious health conditions, or take other medicines. if you develop an allergic reaction, a severe rash, or signs of unusual behavior, stop takakg tamiflu and
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>>re's here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. overnight, theheock 'n' roll hall of fame announced the class of 2016. five musical acts will be inducted in a ceremony here in new york next april. four of them created a sound track for the '70s and one of them injected rap into the mainstream.
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storm with their album "straight out of compton." the lyric launched a new genre and gangster rap d inspired a generation of new artists to come. steve miller crafted some of the tackiest pop rock songs of the '70s and "fly like an eagle" and "jet airlinin" rockedhe air waves of that era. anlyrics of his most famous song "the joker," are some of the most mysterious in classic rock. if rock bands can sing along to miller's lyrics, they can probably hum the opening lyric to "smoke on the water."." deep purple's 1972 smash hit is still one of the most recognizable songs in rock history and stirred countless would-be rockers to pick up
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smoke on the water i know you're rocking out a little bit out there. cheap trick and chicago round out the list of 2016 inductees. nominees who did notake it in this year include new wave rockers, the cars, and ninench nails and janet jackson. abby wambach has played her last soccer game in her career. she tooko the field one last time last night in new orleans against china. in her career, she scored 184 goals in international competition, more than any other player, male or female. >> i l le this team. has been my pleasure and my honor to represent you all, the fans, for as long as i've been able to. >> china won the game 1-0. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," a
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_pain's prime minister took a punch at a campaign apaparance. a 17-year-old boy hit his left cheek as he spoke to a crowd yesterday. the prime minister fell to the ground but was quickly helped up by others nearby. he had bruises on his face and he later tweeted he was fine. the attacker was arrested. the wait is almost over! "star wars" "the force awake" opens officially tomorrow. suzanne marquez has a a eview. >> nothing will stand in our way. >> reporter: "star wars" episode seven "the force awakens." reunites original cast members for the first me in 32 years. >> the clothes still fit. the emotional memory of the character was still there. >> reporter: it also introduces a new force,irector j.j. abrams who has been a fan since
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movie when he was 10 years old. >> all of us had to kind of put aside our fan boy and fan girl nature and just focus s the job. >> reporter: harrison ford returns as hans solo who has become a fan of abrams' work. >> he had kind of a keen ambition to make something very precise and not just referring to the old films, but advancing our investment in them. >> reporter: adam driver is the mysterious kylo ren. >> i will finish what you started. >> reporter: but the new villain? >> i don't think of him as an evil person so it's hard to say whether he is dark or not. >> reporter: >> and daisy ridley is rey. >> i hope that people will identify with her because ray is a young girl making her way into the world and open to new relatitnships and she goes on thls incredible journey. > the force is all unto you. >> reporter:r:nd movie-goers are expected to answer in force. this latest "star wars" movie is poised to break the record for a
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angeles. some fans will get a chance to see "the force awakens" as early as tonight. but for those who have to wait, there is a big concern. spoilers. don't worry. late show hosos stephen colbert has a plan. >> there is only one way to defend our enjoyment of this movie. we have to flood the late spoilers. i will tweet a list of fake spoilers that are not in the movie. there is a scene where chewbacca gets into some dark chocolate and has to spend the night at the vet. once everyone finds out they are delicious, the ewoks are hunted to extinction. you didn't like them! >> brilliant. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning,"
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seth doane tells us how the government is creating a rating system for individuals. plus, retail strategy. plans by kohl's to stay open 100 hours. and a look back at all of the mainly events of 2015. that is the "cbs morning news" for this thursday.
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